the snugbug closet

{sewn} The Wedding Dress

Nearly a year ago, Jeff and I quietly closed the shop right before lunch, locked the doors and were married in a nearly-secret wedding ceremony with only Peppermint the basset hound and two friends in attendance.  After the ceremony, we sat on one of the sofas in the... read more

{thrifted & upcycled} New blue wardrobe

Hey sewing bees! Welcome to my new obsession… ok, new-old obsession. Thrifted upcycles, steampunk prairie and anything roses… I’ve got a confession. Until recently, I have not been much for thrifted clothes. I’ve gone through phases of stocking... read more

Pssssttttt….. I’m cleaning out my closets… eBay style!

Hey there squirrels! Big news here in Snugbuggoland. Yeah. That’s a place. A magical place. In ANY case… I’ve been going through some soul searching and contemplation. Trying to reconcile my life with what I want life to be. You know how we do.... read more

I have specs appeal.

This is a post about shopping for glasses. I am constitutionally incapable of ignoring a pun. I’m truly, truly sorry for the horrible title of this post. Really. I was powerless. Moving on. Hey kitty kats! Guess what? Not only did I go to the eye doc today, but... read more

Roadtest: Assets High Waist Midthigh Super Shaper

Morning wiener dogs, you little Cheetos of the the canine kingdom. Speaking of stuffed sausage, and hot on the heels of yesterday’s post regarding the display of curves and waist, I thought it only right and proper that I do another curvy-girl tights road test.... read more

To belt or not to belt. And also tucking.

Greetings honeybees! As I type this, I have a sleepy, slightly sick basset hound fighting for lap-space with my laptop. Silly basset hound. The computer has the word lap IN ITS NAME!! I don’t know about you wasp-waisted stinging insects, but one thing I’ve... read more

about patty

Hi there! I’m Patty. I’m a writer, maker and creative entrepreneur living on the road with my husband and Peppermint the basset hound. Read the blog for tutorials, tricks and inspiration. Visit the online shop to check out our handcrafted soaps, candles, cool finds and more. Curious about our experiment in teeny-living? Then read more about #vanlife! Are you a business owner? I also work with indie retail and creative business owners to build beautiful social media platforms, websites and email marketing programs.



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